# Archery

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## Contents

## General knowledge

### Draw weight

Draw weight of bows is measured at 28" unless otherwise specified. You lose or gain 2# of draw weight for every additional inch.

### Draw length calculation

Measure from finger-tip to finger-tip with your arms spread, divide that number by 2.5 and round to the nearest 1/2 inch.

## My bows

Three arrows custom 36 pound fibreglass horse bow

Samick Sage 40 pound takedown bow

## Arrows

- 3x 29 inch wooden arrows with turkey feather fletchings
- 6x 30 inch carbon arrows - EK (Archery Research) bought from CTC Featherston. These are 85grain field tip and 275grain shaft weight.

### Samick Sage

So far i've found that good arrows for the Samick Sage 40 pound with a 28 inch draw length would be:

- Easton Tribute Aluminum Arrows (1816 variant)

## My draw length

28 inches

## Janine's draw length

26.5 inches